The Resource To Die For

To Die For

Label
To Die For
Title
To Die For
Statement of responsibility
Anne E. Schraff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Written for young adults, the Urban Underground series confronts issues that are of great importance to teens, such as friendship, loyalty, drugs, gangs, abuse, urban blight, bullies, and self-esteem to name a few. More than entertainment, these books can be a powerful learning and coping tool when a struggling reader connects with credible characters and a compelling storyline. The highly readable style and mature topics will appeal to young adult readers of both sexes and encourage them to finish each eBook. Cesar Chavez HS Series - Local homeless man, Griff Slocum, has been found dead. Murdered. Rod and Clay, Chavez High seniors, fall under suspicion—as well as a few other school bullies including Humberto Gomez, who suddenly has money to throw around. Ernesto is on the case because he can't let the police handle things—Griff was someone he saw frequently, and he feels that he must help. And after all, it was Ernesto who witnessed Rod harassing Griff. Rod's student ID was found near the body—a dark cloud of suspicion hangs over his head. Rod's parents retain a lawyer, Ernesto's uncle, to help their son. Humberto Gomez, Rod's cousin, Rick Alanzar, Humberto's best friend, and Clay Aguirre are also implicated. It turns out that Griff traded baseball cards. Some were valuable. Very valuable. Lacey Serrano, a freshman bully and Humberto's girlfriend, is suddenly getting lavish gifts. Humberto is questioned. Did Griff possess something to die for?
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Summary
Local homeless man, Griff Slocum, has been found dead. Murdered. Rod and Clay, Chavez High seniors, fall under suspicion--as well as a few other school bullies including Humberto Gomez, who suddenly has money to throw around. Ernesto is on the case because he can't let the police handle things--Griff was someone he saw frequently, and he feels that he must help. And after all, it was Ernesto who witnessed Rod harassing Griff. Rod's student ID was found near the body--a dark cloud of suspicion hangs over his head. Rod's parents retain a lawyer, Ernesto's uncle, to help their son. Humberto Gomez, Rod's cousin, Rick Alanzar, Humberto's best friend, and Clay Aguirre are also implicated. It turns out that Griff traded baseball cards. Some were valuable. Very valuable. Lacey Serrano, a freshman bully and Humberto's girlfriend, is suddenly getting lavish gifts. Humberto is questioned. Did Griff possess something to die for?
Storyline
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10246832
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BT
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Schraff, Anne
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770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Urban underground
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
To Die For
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f9b2a614-0fdb-4575-ad92-ffb8cdddd6fc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781630782795
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
To Die For
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f9b2a614-0fdb-4575-ad92-ffb8cdddd6fc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781630782795
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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